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Workqueues and internal API conventions

Workqueues and internal API conventions

Posted Sep 6, 2006 19:19 UTC (Wed) by roelofs (guest, #2599)
In reply to: Workqueues and internal API conventions by giraffedata
Parent article: Workqueues and internal API conventions

I wonder why there wasn't objection.

There's a huge difference between compile-time failures and silent runtime failures. Linus has made it very clear that he will not accept other forms of "functionality regression" at the end-user level, and I suspect this is a logical expression of that same pragmatic philosophy.

Greg


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